On 6-5-11 at about 0629hrs, Richland Police Officers were dispatched to the 1400 Block of Alice St in Richland for a report of a Suspicious Person. Officers responded to the area and located the suspect in a vehicle in the area of Cottonwood and Thayer. After confronting the male, shots were fired. The male suspect was hit and died at the scene. The Tri-City Special Investigation Unit has been called out and is investigating the incident. More information will follow at a later time.
Capt Jeff Taylor 942-7363